Ministry of Tourism & Antiquities

Egypt’s tourism & antiquities min.: We aim to make Tahrir Complex a multi-functional building

Thu, 16 Jul 2020 - 01:43 GMT

Three Egyptian ministers convened to discuss ways of renovating and optimally utilizing Cairo’s historic Tahrir Complex.

Egypt’s Tourism & Antiquities Min. extends visiting hours to Baron Empain Palace

Wed, 15 Jul 2020 - 02:47 GMT

Due to the high turnout witnessed by the Baron Empain Palace, Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism & Antiquities decided to extend the exceptional visiting hours to the palace.

Egypt’s Min. of Tourism & Antiquities inspects Cairo Int. Airport Museum on July 11

Sun, 12 Jul 2020 - 01:01 GMT

Once opened, the airport museum will become a new attractive element inside Cairo International Airport for visitors, expatriates and transit travelers.

Egypt’s El-Sakakini Palace, another cultural gem to be reopened in 2020

Thu, 09 Jul 2020 - 04:35 GMT

Recently, the Egyptian Ministry of Tourism & Antiquities began the restoration of El-Sakakini Pasha Palace, in preparation for its opening in 2020.

Egypt's Min. of Tourism & Antiquities releases video conveying the importance of the river Nile to Egypt

Mon, 06 Jul 2020 - 02:59 GMT

The Egyptian Ministry of Tourism & Antiquities released a video in English and Arabic conveying the importance of the river Nile to Egypt and the Egyptians throughout the ages.

In Pics: Egypt’s tourism & antiquities min. reopens Egyptian Museum in Tahrir on July 1

Wed, 01 Jul 2020 - 03:39 GMT

The reopening of the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir comes after the precautionary measures approved by the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities,

June 30 Revolution positively impacts Archaeological projects in Egypt

Tue, 30 Jun 2020 - 02:35 GMT

Removing the morbid terrorist group from the political scene allowed the country to continue its path towards success and progress that almost completely stopped following the events of 2011.

Anani: Grand Egyptian Museum is 90% complete thanks to Engineering Authority's efforts

Mon, 29 Jun 2020 - 02:10 GMT

Minister of Tourism and Antiquities Khaled el-Anani said that the inauguration of the Baron Palace is a touristic event that has an important cultural impact.

In Pics: Kafr El-Sheikh Museum receives heavy artifacts ahead of opening

Thu, 25 Jun 2020 - 02:18 GMT

Kafr El-Sheikh Museum received a collection of huge artifacts from Tel Al-Fara’een area in Kafr El-Sheikh Governorate.

Museums, archaeological sites to reopen gradually as of early July

Thu, 25 Jun 2020 - 12:12 GMT

Five museums and eight archaeological sites reopened for visitors in the first stage.

Egypt’s prime minister issues decree to regulate Min. of Tourism & Antiquities activities

Wed, 24 Jun 2020 - 01:22 GMT

Egypt’s Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli issued a decree to determine the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities' responsibilities after merging the tourism and antiquities files.

All you need to know about students/tourists trips to archaeological areas, museums

Tue, 23 Jun 2020 - 01:11 GMT

Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities is preparing to gradually reopen a number of archaeological sites and museums in July, while applying all the precautionary measures to combat the novel virus.

All you need to know about reducing foreigner’s tickets to archaeologist sites

Sun, 21 Jun 2020 - 01:53 GMT

The Supreme Council of Antiquities' Board of Directors held its last session, headed by Minister of Tourism and Antiquities Khaled el-Anani, to take several decisions in this regard.

When will the archaeological reproduction factory open? Min. replies

Wed, 17 Jun 2020 - 02:22 GMT

The Archeological Model Production Unit of the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities has achieved great success in the past years in marketing and selling a large quantity of antique reproduction products.

Egypt’s min. of tourism & antiquities discusses plan of archaeological openings during upcoming period

Sun, 14 Jun 2020 - 02:31 GMT

During the meeting, a number of precautionary measures were set for Egyptian and foreign archaeological missions at various archaeological sites working amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

Egypt prepares for tourism return with incentives, discounts

Thu, 11 Jun 2020 - 02:32 GMT

A number of incentives and discounts have been offered to encourage major tour operators to organize trips to Egypt’s touristic governorates.

Egypt’s min. of tourism & antiquities embarks on an inspecting tour in NMEC

Wed, 10 Jun 2020 - 03:12 GMT

Egypt’s Minister of Tourism & Antiquities Khaled el-Anani inspected the latest developments in the central exhibition hall of the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization in Fustat.

Egypt’s Min. of Tourism & Antiquities to renovate Cairo's Bab el-Azab area

Thu, 04 Jun 2020 - 03:40 GMT

Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities intends to develop, operate, and manage the visitors’ services in the ancient "Bab el-Azab" area of Cairo Citadel [Salahuddin Al-Ayoubi Castle].

Know about the most prominent archaeological openings in the coming period

Wed, 03 Jun 2020 - 02:07 GMT

This includes opening museums in the New Administrative Capital, Sharm El-Sheikh, Kafr El-Sheikh, among others.

Egypt's Min. of Tourism & Antiquities presents virtual tour of Abu Serga Church

Mon, 01 Jun 2020 - 07:23 GMT

That church has a special place among the rest of the Coptic churches. This is because it is related to the journey of the Holy Family in Egypt.